Shaker Slide-lid Candlebox, possibly Enfield, Connecticut, early 19th century, with chamfered sliding lid and dovetail-constructed box, ht. 4 3/4, wd. 11, dp. 5 in.
Provenance: The Shaker Collection of Brenda and Charles R. Muller, Canal Winchester, Ohio.
Note: Marked inside: "for C. Ely, Enfield Conn. L. Brooks 1868."
evidence of old red milk paint. two minor losses to interior elements of dovetails.
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